Surgical bypass of the blocked part of the duodenum is the usual treatment for this disorder.
The outcome is usually good with surgery.
- Pancreatitis (inflammation of the pancreas)
- Peptic ulcer
- Perforation (tearing a hole) of the intestine due to obstruction
Calling your health care provider
Call for an appointment with your health care provider if you or your child have any symptoms of annular pancreas.